Donnie Whisenhunt | Private Wealth Management | Stephens | Stephens

Who We Are

What We Do

We provide investment banking, research, sales and trading, asset and wealth management, public finance, insurance, private capital, and family office services.

About Us

We are a family-owned financial services firm that values client relationships, long-term stability, and supporting the communities where we live and work.

The Stephens Story

The idea of family defines our culture, because each of us knows that our reputation is on the line as if our own name was on the door.


Our reputation as a leading independent financial services firm is built on the stability of our longstanding and highly experienced senior executives.

Impact Initiatives

We are committed to corporate philanthropy; economic and financial literacy advocacy; and diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives.

Our Brand Ambassadors

Stephens is proud to sponsor the PGA TOUR, LPGA Tour, and PGA TOUR Champions careers, as well as applaud the philanthropic endeavors, of our Brand Ambassadors.

Making Connections

We host many highly informative meetings each year with clients, industry decision makers, and thought leaders across the U.S. and in Europe.

Our People

Donnie Whisenhunt

Vice President

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Donnie Whisenhunt

Philosophy & Approach

Donnie Whisenhunt, who joined Stephens in 2010, has more than 25 years of experience in the financial services industry. Donnie says, “My goal is to utilize my collective knowledge and experience so that I can be an effective strategic partner to my clients in helping them grow their assets and establish sound financial futures.”

Experience & Education

Donnie began his career in wealth management in 1995 at The Robinson-Humphrey Co., later to become a part of Morgan Stanley. Before that, Donnie served as the Secretary-Treasurer of J. W. Whisenhunt & Sons, the family farm. Donnie received a Bachelor of Science in Economics from the University of South Carolina, and he is a graduate of Stephens University at Wake Forest University.


A native of South Carolina, Donnie calls Columbia home.